The UN is concerned by the escalation of hostilities in Donbas near water, electricity and gas supply infrastructure which can significantly worsen the living conditions of hundreds of thousands of Ukrainians.
Accidents and Emergencies
8 November 2017
6 November 2017
An unidentified individual beat up a foreign diplomat on Independence Square in Kyiv early on November 4, the Kyiv police's media liaisons office has reported.
Water supply in five cities and a village of Donetsk region to be temporarily stopped due to repair at pumping station
On November 7, the water supply of five cities and one village in Donetsk region will be temporarily stopped in connection with the repair at a pumping station of the second Donetsk water pipeline.
2 November 2017
Two delegates of the Qurultay (national congress) of the Crimean Tatar people, Server Mennanov and Ruslan Usmanov, have been killed in a car accident in the occupied Crimea.
As of November 2, four towns and villages in Luhansk region were still without electricity due to adverse weather conditions, the press office of the State Emergency Service reported.
1 November 2017
As of Wednesday morning, 19 towns and villages in three regions were left without electricity due to adverse weather conditions, the press office of the State Emergency Service reported.
31 October 2017
A total of 61 explosive devices have been removed in three districts and the city of Mariupol in Donetsk region over the past day, the State Emergency Service’s main department in Donetsk region reports.
The explosive ordnance disposal teams of the State Emergency Service of Ukraine continue cleaning the territory surrounding the ammunition depot near Kalynivka, Vinnytsia region, the press service of the State Emergency Service reports.
Bad weather conditions (rain, wet snow, and wind gusts) have caused blackouts in 94 towns and villages in seven regions in Ukraine.
30 October 2017
Worsening weather conditions (rain, wet snow, and wind gusts) have caused blackouts in 389 towns and villages in ten regions in Ukraine as of Monday morning, the press office of the State Service for Emergency Situations has reported.
27 October 2017
Heavy rains are expected in western regions of Ukraine on Friday, October 27.
26 October 2017
A security camera has captured the moment of an explosion in Kyiv late on October 25 during an assassination attempt on Ukrainian MP Ihor Mosiychuk.
Investigators are considering three major scenarios behind a terrorist attack outside the office of the Espreso.TV channel in Kyiv, in which two people were killed.
One more person injured in a deadly road accident on Sumska Street in Kharkiv, 20-year-old Diana Berchenko, has died in hospital, the local portal Status Quo has reported, with reference to the press service of Kharkiv Regional State Administration.